FINTEC recruit is seeking Firmware Engineers for our client who is one of the world's foremost engineering services companies. Operating across 15 countries and employing more than 12,000 personnel they provide product engineering and lifecycle services to a range of high-tech industries including Aerospace & Defence, Transportation (Auto and Rail), Power and Industrial, Oil & Gas and Medical Devices. Our client has a growing Electronics, Systems and Software engineering capability across the UK.
This is a permanent position with competitive salary based in Basildon
Work closely with Systems, Hardware and Software teams to provide firmware solutions and solve integration problems on complex systems.
Creating innovative and robust VHDL-based designs
Documenting and recording deliverables
Verifying firmware designs
Ensuring configuration management/keeping designs under revision control
Providing progress reports
Skills and Qualifications required for the Firmware Engineer role:
2:1 honours degree or equivalent in Electronics Engineering or another STEM-based subject
A minimum of 1 year experience of developing firmware using VHDL or Verilog
Familiarity with one of the following: Xilinx / Intel (Altera) / Microsemi (Actel) ISE design flow and third-party synthesis tools
Analyse firmware requirements and develop HDL code to satisfy the requirements
Debugging of firmware designs and supporting integration and test at hardware level
Familiarity with firmware version control and revision control software
Ability to manage own tasks and technical activities under supervision of Senior / Principal firmware engineer
Good communication (oral & written) & interpersonal skills
Experience in writing technical reports/ documentation
To be able to pass or hold UK SC clearance
Full details of the Firmware Engineering role is available on application. To apply please submit your current CV.